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    Basecamp Hotel

    Main street of Svalbard | Boks 316, Longyearbyen 9171, Norway
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    Svalbard Hotel
    394 reviews
    #1 of 3 hotels in Longyearbyen
    0.04 km
     
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    Overview
    • Excellent75%
    • Very good22%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “dog sledding” (15 reviews)
    “trapper's lodge” (10 reviews)
    “bunk beds” (11 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    2.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 184 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Of all the options in Longyearbyen none are cheap but this is easily the most welcoming, friendly and beautifully designed. Everything indoors is wooden, warm and interestingly decorated with animal skins, museum pieces and arctic taxidermy. There are plenty of wide windows and a sitting...More

    Thank Ruth N
    Reviewed 6 October 2017

    Friendly, central and cozy!!! Excellent reception team. Lovely cozy rooms trapper style and you can walk through in warm to best restaurant in town, Kroa, too. Want next time to check out their extensive land based excursions which looked great. Highly recommended.

    Thank 646GeoffS
    Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

    We loved our stay at Basecamp Hotel so much! The hotel has great decor-cozy and wintery. The attached restaurant is great and the included breakfast was wonderful! The staff were friendly and helpful in answering questions, making suggestions, or making calls to tour companies. Can't...More

    Thank knelson126
    Response from Lise G, Leder  at Basecamp HotelResponded 20 September 2017

    Hello, Thanks for your lovely feedback! We appreciate those kind words. /Best Regards Lise

    Reviewed 13 September 2017

    Yes it is expensive, however you are in a remote area! That is what I kept repeating myself. However, the decor of the hotel, the friendly staff and the social responsibility of this establishment makes me say that this is an excellent hotel and I...More

    Thank Catello L
    Response from Lise G, Leder  at Basecamp HotelResponded 20 September 2017

    Hello Catello, Thanks for your lovely feedback! We appreciate those kind words. /Best Regards Lise

    Reviewed 31 August 2017

    I only want to say: thanks!!!! Basecamp was the greatest choice possible. Beautiful hotel, entirely in wood: the reception, the shared spaces, the room, all was perfect. I really enjoyed the food, the smells, and the staff who was really kind and helpful in choosing...More

    Thank Massimiliano F
    Response from Lise G, Leder  at Basecamp HotelResponded 20 September 2017

    Hello Massimiliano! Thanks for your lovely feedback! We appreciate those kind words. /Best Regards Lise

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Bar/Lounge
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    • US$171 - US$217 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 16
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    • Location
    • Norway >
    • Svalbard >
    • Spitsbergen >
    • Longyearbyen
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    Traveller (221)
    Room & Suite (61)
    Dining (28)
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    Jen T
    20 September 2017|
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    Response from Lise G | Property representative |
    Hello Jen. Thank you for your question. In Desember it is dark 24/7 but you can still go on activities. For more information regarding witch one, please send us an e-mail. Best regards Lise Gulstad General manager
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    11 April 2017|
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    Response from tbb9170 |
    1. In July maybe the chance to see polar bears is when participating on a cruise/boat trip that visit glaciers and remote areas. 2. Airplane ARRIVALS differs. See SAS airline and Norwegian airlines 3. Airplane DEPARURES... More
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    Response from Lucy B | Reviewed this property |
    Glad to have helped :) There were a few people travelling on their own and everyone is so friendly so do not worry. It's a fabulous place full of people with the same interests. Have fun!
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    "All individual in trapper style."
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    "Take rooms at the first floor to avoid people noise"
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    "Get a room away from the Kroa restaurant side to avoid the sound of bottles falling into the trash."
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    "Room 1 is pretty special"
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